Hundreds of children wait in Border Patrol facility in Texas
Hundreds of children wait in Border Patrol facility in Texas

Hundreds of children are waiting away from their parents inside a Border Patrol holding facility in South Texas, with groups of 20 or more children to a single cage.

AMC Networks: Hardwick's talk show on hold amid allegations
AMC Networks: Hardwick's talk show on hold amid allegations

AMC Networks says that Chris Hardwick's talk show is on hold and he has withdrawn as moderator of AMC and BBC America's Comic-Con panels.

June 16th, 4:39 pm
Lawsuit over white nationalist's Twitter ban clears hurdle
Lawsuit over white nationalist's Twitter ban clears hurdle

A California judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading figure in the white nationalist movement by permanently banning his social media account.

June 15th, 9:48 am
Ford: Detroit train station key to autonomous vehicle plans
Ford: Detroit train station key to autonomous vehicle plans

Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit's blighted Michigan Central train station and sees more than just an iconic building in desperate need of a makeover.

June 16th, 11:19 pm
California moves to clear coffee of cancer-risk stigma
California moves to clear coffee of cancer-risk stigma

California officials, having concluded coffee drinking is not a risky pastime, are proposing a regulation that will essentially tell consumers of America's favorite beverage they can drink up without fear.

June 16th, 12:38 am
State appeals court reinstates California's right-to-die law
State appeals court reinstates California's right-to-die law

A state appeals court has reinstated the California law allowing terminally ill people to end their lives.

June 15th, 9:48 pm
Ford: Detroit train station key to autonomous vehicle plans
Ford: Detroit train station key to autonomous vehicle plans

Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit's blighted Michigan Central train station and sees more than just an iconic building in desperate need of a makeover.

June 16th, 11:19 pm
California moves to clear coffee of cancer-risk stigma
California moves to clear coffee of cancer-risk stigma

California officials, having concluded coffee drinking is not a risky pastime, are proposing a regulation that will essentially tell consumers of America's favorite beverage they can drink up without fear.

June 16th, 12:38 am
State appeals court reinstates California's right-to-die law
State appeals court reinstates California's right-to-die law

A state appeals court has reinstated the California law allowing terminally ill people to end their lives.

June 15th, 9:48 pm
NIH ends alcohol study, citing funding, credibility problems
NIH ends alcohol study, citing funding, credibility problems

The National Institutes of Health is shutting down a study that was supposed to show if a single drink a day could prevent heart attacks, citing ethical problems.

June 15th, 12:18 pm
Art festival on verge of being shut down when shots rang out
Art festival on verge of being shut down when shots rang out

Authorities say a 24-hour arts and music festival in New Jersey was on the verge of being shut down because of numerous fights when gunfire erupted.

8 hrs 35 mins ago
'Jeopardy!' winner could get prison for sneaking into emails
'Jeopardy!' winner could get prison for sneaking into emails

A seven-time "Jeopardy!" winner who taught history at a small Michigan college faces up to five years in prison for sneaking into the email accounts of other professors, administrators and students.

June 16th, 3:19 pm
James Hansen wishes he wasn't so right about global warming
James Hansen wishes he wasn't so right about global warming

Thirty years after his historic testimony saying global warming is here and a problem, scientist James Hansen wishes he was wrong about climate change.

3 hrs 55 mins ago
Many animals are shifting from day to night to avoid people
Many animals are shifting from day to night to avoid people

Fear of people is driving many animals around the globe to shift from day to night to avoid people.

June 14th, 1:22 pm
'There was a future': Past Hawaii eruptions provide lessons
'There was a future': Past Hawaii eruptions provide lessons

A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has destroyed more than 600 homes since it began spraying lava out of a vent on a residential street last month.

June 15th, 12:48 am
Investigators say DNA database can be goldmine for old cases
Investigators say DNA database can be goldmine for old cases

Some private investigators and genealogy experts want to use the same DNA-tracking system that identified the suspected Golden State Killer to solve decades-old murder and missing-person cases.

June 16th, 11:18 am
NASA's record-breaking spacewoman retires as astronaut
NASA's record-breaking spacewoman retires as astronaut

NASA's record-breaking astronaut, Peggy Whitson, is retiring; has spent more time off the planet than any other American.

June 15th, 11:48 am
Chicago TV host, athlete Brackett dies at 76 after bike fall
Chicago TV host, athlete Brackett dies at 76 after bike fall

Elizabeth Brackett, a longtime Chicago journalist and world-champion triathlete, has died at age 76 four days after an apparent bicycle accident.

8 hrs 55 mins ago
Lawyers to present final arguments in Mafia boss trial
Lawyers to present final arguments in Mafia boss trial

Attorneys are preparing to make their final pitches to jurors in the case of a former New England Mafia boss charged in the 1993 killing of a nightclub owner.

8 hrs 45 mins ago
Arson suspected at bar where Zach Randolph's brother killed
Arson suspected at bar where Zach Randolph's brother killed

Investigators have determined a fire likely was intentionally set at an Indiana bar, one day after the brother of NBA star Zach Randolph was fatally shot there.

14 hrs 6 mins ago
Gunman wounds 2, fatally shot by bystander at Walmart store
Gunman wounds 2, fatally shot by bystander at Walmart store

Police say a gunman injured a teen and shot a man in a pair of carjacking attempts Sunday, before being killed by a bystander outside a Washington state Walmart store.

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Chicago soldier killed in Korea finally being laid to rest
Chicago soldier killed in Korea finally being laid to rest

The remains of a soldier who left Chicago to fight in the Korean War have come home to be buried in the nation's most sacred cemetery.

21 hrs 26 mins ago
Protections for immigrants erode under Trump since inaugural
Protections for immigrants erode under Trump since inaugural

Erosion of immigrant protections began when Trump took office and continued for months.

19 hrs 46 mins ago
King and queen of Spain visit 300-year-old San Antonio
King and queen of Spain visit 300-year-old San Antonio

Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia are in San Antonio to celebrate the city's tricentennial and its roots as a Spanish colonial village.

14 hrs 16 mins ago
Midwestern states endure flash flooding, heat wave
Midwestern states endure flash flooding, heat wave

Thunderstorms crawled across northern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin after flooding washed out roads and highways, and a heat wave sent temperatures into the high 90s elsewhere in the Midwest.

14 hrs 21 mins ago
Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded
Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded

Police say at least one person has been killed and several others injured when shooting broke out at an all-night cultural event in Trenton, New Jersey.

23 hrs 15 mins ago
The Latest: Event on verge of being shut down before gunfire
The Latest: Event on verge of being shut down before gunfire

Police say at least one person has been killed and 20 injured when shooting broke out at an all-night cultural festival in Trenton, New Jersey.

23 hrs 26 mins ago
Immigrants fleeing gangs prefer taking chance for US asylum
Immigrants fleeing gangs prefer taking chance for US asylum

New directive from attorney general takes aim at immigrants fleeing Central American gang violence.

June 16th, 10:38 am
Cooling towers imploded at Florida power plant
Cooling towers imploded at Florida power plant

Two cooling towers - both well over the length of a football field - came tumbling down in seconds Saturday in Florida as part of an effort to dismantle a power plant.

June 16th, 11:59 am
Police say 2 Kansas deputies killed by inmate were parents
Police say 2 Kansas deputies killed by inmate were parents

A second sheriff's deputy has died after being shot while an inmate was being transported to a Kansas City courthouse.

June 16th, 6:18 am
Congressman: Youth shelter reflects flawed immigration plan
Congressman: Youth shelter reflects flawed immigration plan

A Republican congressman from Texas who has toured a tent-like shelter for hundreds of minors who entered the country illegally says the facility is a byproduct of a flawed immigration strategy.

June 16th, 3:59 pm
Parkland mom: 'Shooter may as well have just shot us'
Parkland mom: 'Shooter may as well have just shot us'

The family of one of the 17 people killed in the massacre at a Florida high school is suing to obtain mental health records of shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz.

June 15th, 3:43 pm
Texas governor's plan after school shooting meets pushback
Texas governor's plan after school shooting meets pushback

Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says gun rights are safe on his watch amid pushback to some of his safety proposals after a high school shooting that left 10 people dead.

June 15th, 3:51 pm
Boy tells police that driver shot family in road rage run-in
Boy tells police that driver shot family in road rage run-in

Police believe road rage led a 23-year-old man to shoot four people outside a suburban Denver dental office, killing a boy.

June 15th, 12:48 pm
Brother of NBA's Zach Randolph killed outside of Indiana bar
Brother of NBA's Zach Randolph killed outside of Indiana bar

Authorities say a brother of Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was shot and killed outside of an Indiana bar.

June 16th, 1:19 pm
Michigan State trustees call for school president to resign
Michigan State trustees call for school president to resign

Michigan State University Board of Trustee Brian Mosallam is asking interim school president John Engler to resign immediately.

June 15th, 8:08 am

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